On September 22, 1950, Ralph Bunche received the Nobel Prize—the first African-American and the first person of color in the world to be so honored. He was awarded the Nobel Prize for Peace for his successful mediation of a series of armistice agreements between the new nation of Israel and  its Arab neighbors Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, and Syria. It remains the only time that all the parties to the Middle East conflict signed armistice agreements with Israel. #TodayInBlackHistory

On September 22, 1950, Ralph Bunche received the Nobel Prize—the first African-American and the first person of color in the world to be so honored. He was awarded the Nobel Prize for Peace for his successful mediation of a series of armistice agreements between the new nation of Israel and its Arab neighbors Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, and Syria. It remains the only time that all the parties to the Middle East conflict signed armistice agreements with Israel. #TodayInBlackHistory

July 25, 1972, US Government officials ADMITTED that African American's were used in a clinical study conducted between 1932 and 1972 in Tuskegee, Alabama by the U.S. Public Health Service to study the natural progression of untreated syphilis in poor, rural black men (THIS WAS KNOWN AS THE TUSKEGEE SYPHILIS EXPERIMENT). These men were told they were receiving free health care from the U.S. government.

July 25, 1972, US Government officials ADMITTED that African American's were used in a clinical study conducted between 1932 and 1972 in Tuskegee, Alabama by the U.S. Public Health Service to study the natural progression of untreated syphilis in poor, rural black men (THIS WAS KNOWN AS THE TUSKEGEE SYPHILIS EXPERIMENT). These men were told they were receiving free health care from the U.S. government.

His Holiness the #DalaiLama and Aung San Suu Kyi 19th June 2012

His Holiness the #DalaiLama and Aung San Suu Kyi 19th June 2012

Prix Nobel de la paix 1950 - Il est attribué à Ralph Bunch, médiateur des Nations Unies en Palestine lors du confit israélo-arabe (1948), artisan des accords d’armistice entre Israël et les États arabes.

Prix Nobel de la paix 1950 - Il est attribué à Ralph Bunch, médiateur des Nations Unies en Palestine lors du confit israélo-arabe (1948), artisan des accords d’armistice entre Israël et les États arabes.

Martin Luther King, Jr. and his wife Coretta meet Ralph Bunch at the United Nations in New York City, December 4, 1964

Martin Luther King, Jr. and his wife Coretta meet Ralph Bunch at the United Nations in New York City, December 4, 1964

Dr. Ralph J. Bunche was the first African-Descent American to win the Nobel Peace Prize, in 1950 for his efforts to make the United Nations an effective Conflict Free Conflict Resolution leader

Dr. Ralph J. Bunche was the first African-Descent American to win the Nobel Peace Prize, in 1950 for his efforts to make the United Nations an effective Conflict Free Conflict Resolution leader

It also said that women with periods shouldn't be allowed to touch anything. Weird

It also said that women with periods shouldn't be allowed to touch anything. Weird

Miembro de la tribu Wa Meru de Tanganika (actual Tanzanía) con Ralph Bunche (izquierda) en 1963. (Foto de la ONU)

Miembro de la tribu Wa Meru de Tanganika (actual Tanzanía) con Ralph Bunche (izquierda) en 1963. (Foto de la ONU)

Garrett T. Morgan, Inventor of the gas mask, rescued six people from a gas-filled tunnel in Cleveland, Ohio (July, 25,1916)

Garrett T. Morgan, Inventor of the gas mask, rescued six people from a gas-filled tunnel in Cleveland, Ohio (July, 25,1916)

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